Monthly Archives January 2016

EZECHIEL HOUSE NEWSLETTER – NZ SEMINARIANS

EZECHIEL HOUSE NEWSLETTER T H E  P R I E S T L Y  F R A T E R N I T Y  O F  S T  P E T E R   Since the foundation of the Fraternity of St Peter in 1988, we have been blessed with consistent enrollments of seminarians in both our major seminaries: Our Lady of Guadalupe Seminary, Nebraska, and St Peter’s Seminary in Wigratzbad. Given that a notable proportion of these men were from Australia and Asia, the Fraternity decided to found a novitiate house of studies in Sydney, in order to give...
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Interview with Cardinal Burke

Interview With Cardinal Burke . . . Insights On The State Of The Church In The Aftermath Of The Ordinary Synod On The Family January 4, 2016 By DON FIER Part 1 (Editor’s Note: His Eminence Raymond Leo Cardinal Burke, Patron of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta, recently traveled from Rome to the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in La Crosse, Wis., a magnificent place of worship which he founded and dedicated. (His Eminence graciously granted an extensive interview to The Wanderer during which he shared his insights on a variety of topics, including the recently concluded Ordinary...
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Traditional Feast of the Epiphany

Traditional Feast of the Epiphany Adoration of the Magi by Giotto.Today is the traditional observance of the Feast of the Epiphany — 6 January.  Today, then, is “little Christmas.”  “The word ‘Epihpany’ means ‘manifestation’.  The Church in the Mass, commemorates a triple manifestation of Christ: to the Magi, that is, to the Gentiles; in His Baptism, when the Voice from heaven declared: ‘This is My Beloved Son’; and in the miracle of changing water into wine at Cana.” [Baronius, Daily Missal, pg. 237] Of course, on this day it is traditional to focus on the arrival of the Magi in Bethlehem with their gifts of gold,...
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Categories: Epiphany and General.